Artificial Insemination in Captive Lions is Bad News for Conservation

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    It is tempting to believe that technology will save the day when it comes to environmental and wildlife conservation crises. The recent success story of a lion cub, Simba, born at Singapore zoo as a result of artificial insemination, is a case in point.
    Original languageEnglish
    Specialist publicationThe Conversation
    Publication statusPublished - 26 Feb 2021


    • wild lions
    • artificial insemination
    • technosalvation
    • cognitive bias
    • heuristics
    • psychology
    • wildlife conservation
    • South Africa
    • media reports

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Psychology(all)
    • Agricultural and Biological Sciences(all)
    • Environmental Science(all)
    • Earth and Planetary Sciences(all)


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